Endophytes as sources of bioactive products

  • Strobel G
  • 334

    Readers

    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • 478

    Citations

    Citations of this article.

Abstract

An increase in the number of people in the world having health problems caused by various cancers, drug-resistant bacteria, parasitic protozoans, and fungi is a cause for alarm. An intensive search for newer and more effective agents to deal with these disease problems is now under way and endophytes are a novel source of potentially useful medicinal compounds. © 2003 Éditions scientifiques et médicales Elsevier SAS. All rights reserved.

Author-supplied keywords

  • Antibiotic
  • Cancer
  • Ethnobotany
  • Infectious disease
  • Plants

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Find this document

Authors

  • Gary A. Strobel

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free